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Latitude: 50.7855 / 50°47'7"N
Longitude: -1.0527 / 1°3'9"W
OS Eastings: 466878
OS Northings: 98863
OS Grid: SZ668988
Mapcode National: GBR VY4.YJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 87P0.FQS
Entry Name: Eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial, at East End of Former Parade Ground
Listing Date: 8 July 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387046
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474462
Location: Portsmouth, PO4
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: Eastney and Craneswater
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Milton St James
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SZ6698NE CROMWELL ROAD, Eastney
774-1/27/151 (East side)
08/07/98 Eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial,
at east end of former Parade Ground
Includes: Eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial EASTNEY
Memorial. c1918. Commemorates Brigadier General FW Lumsden,
VC, d.1918. Ashlar. 2 steps with rounded centre on west and
east sides, up to plinth which carries obelisk with cornice
surmounted by pedestal and lion on crown. On one side of
obelisk a bronze relief portrait of Lumsden, and on others
commemorative plaques which record that Lumsden was awarded
the Victoria Cross on 8 June 1917 for having brought in 6
captured enemy guns under heavy fire. The memorial was sited
previously at the west end of the parade ground.
Listing NGR: SZ6658898977
This List Entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on the 6th July 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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